The '''University of Pennsylvania''' (commonly known as '''Penn''' or '''UPenn''') is a Private university|private
, Ivy League
university located in Philadelphia
. Incorporated as ''The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania'', Penn is one of 14 founding members of the Association of American Universities
and one of the nine original colonial colleges
, Penn's Entrepreneur|founder
, advocated an educational program that focused as much on practical education for commerce and Public services|public service
as on the classics and theology although Franklin's curriculum was...